Housing affordability ‘critical’ to keep London top

MIPIM 2018: Housing affordability is the “critical path through which everything else travels” in London, according to The Crown Estate's chief investment officer Paul Clark. Speaking at EG’s "London Realigned" session at MIPIM, Clark added that infrastructure, air quality, and congestion, along with affordability of housing, were the four main things which “London has to get right over the medium term” in order to ensure that it maintains its position as one of the top global cities. Clark implored the government to improve London’s connectivity to the rest of the country, as well as forging and maintaining global connections: “It is